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Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *taa, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *taRaq, from Proto-Austronesian *taRaq (hewing with an adze).

Verb[edit]

  1. to strike, hit, thrust, dash, hurl (especially with a quick hard stroke)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *taʻa, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *taqan, from Proto-Austronesian *taqan (to hold back, keep in reserve).

Noun[edit]

  1. container
  2. hanger

Derived terms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

  1. of, belonging to first part of possessive constructions, a-type
    kā lāua mau keiki their children
    kā Kimo kālā Kimo's money

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かあ
  2. Rōmaji transcription of カー

Latvian[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

(file)

Adverb[edit]

  1. as soon as

Conjunction[edit]

  1. as
  2. since

Particle[edit]

  1. as
  2. like

Pronunciation 2[edit]

(file)

Pronoun[edit]

  1. genitive form of kas

Noun[edit]

 m (invariable)

  1. The Latvian name of the Latin script letter K/k.
See also[edit]

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

(Zhuyin ㄎㄚ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

  1. feminine nominative singular of ka
  2. feminine nominative and accusative plural of ka

Tongan[edit]

Noun[edit]

  1. car